nounWord forms: plural sen
1. a monetary unit of Japan, equal to 1⁄100 of a yen: now used only as a money of account
2. a monetary unit, equal to 1⁄100 of the basic unit, of: a) Cambodia b) Indonesia c) Malaysia
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Word origin of 'sen'Jpn < SinoJpn, coin < Chin ch'ien, money, coin